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Career Step Medical Coding course

Posted by on Aug. 25, 2009 at 5:54 PM
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Medical Coding training with Career Step

Enroll in Career Step's medical coding training to STUDY AT HOME, at work, or on the go for a rewarding, in-demand career in the growing medical industry!

Imagine what you'll be able to do:

  • Finish school fast - in months not years!
  • Train at home - set your own pace!
  • Save thousands on education - under $2000 for complete training!
  • Avoid long, costly commutes to a school campus
  • Avoid daycare costs by studying at home
  • Find help - one-on-one student and technical support!
  • Graduate from a top, industry-renowned school in your new field
  • Earn up to $40k or much more
  • Be In-Demand in a growing medical profession

Career Step's training prepares you for multiple positions:

  • Employment at a local clinic or hospital as an outpatient coder
  • Working for a national coding service out of the home
  • Work in-house for insurance companies auditing reports submitted by clinics or hospitals
  • Contract or work full-time employee with a consulting company or a CPA firm as a traveling auditor

The Career Step name is well recognized in the medical services industry. We partner with national service providers that hire medical coding specialists (Coders), so CAREER STEP GRADUATES are IN-DEMAND! Career Step's innovative programs have been featured on the Wall Street News Hour, as well as many journals and magazines, including HOME Business Journal, Opportunity World, Home Business Connection, and Inc. Magazine.

Since 1992, Career Step has offered quality training designed to prepare students for employment. Our medical coding training is:

  • Comprehensive - cover all required skills to work as a coder
  • Programmed Learning - each new concept builds upon the previous
  • Competency-Based - prepares student for real work as a "coder"
  • Certificate-Ready - graduates are very well prepared to meet and exceed requirements for AHIMA and AAPC certification exams:
  • CCA - Certified Coding Associate
  • CPC-A - Certified Professional Coder Apprentice
  • Preparation for CAREER Opportunities

Medical Coding Course Curriculum Description:

  • Introduction and Program Orientation
  • Technology and the Medical Professional
  • Learning and Mastering Medical Terminology - Block 1
  • Documentation, Confidentiality & Ethics
  • Learning and Mastering Medical Terminology - Block 2
  • Learning and Mastering Medical Terminology - Block 3
  • Healthcare Structure and Organization
  • Anatomy, Pathophysiology & Disease Processes Block 1
  • Exploring Pharmacology
  • Anatomy, Pathophysiology & Disease Processes Block 2
  • Medical Record Content
  • Diagnostic Coding with ICD-9-CM
  • Exploring Healthcare Reimbursement
  • Medical Procedural Coding
  • Medical Procedural Coding & Skill Building for Outpatient Coding
  • Final Exam Overview and Preparation
by on Aug. 25, 2009 at 5:54 PM
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luchousdiva
by on Aug. 30, 2009 at 8:43 AM

I just joined this one a few weeks ago also.  Yippie I am excited about this one to. 

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